Friends of Suburban Bristol Railways

Sign our petition to keep both Pilning station platforms open ------------->

Pilning - timetable until September Transport survey results of Pilning and Severn Beach residents carried out by local data analyst Olga Taylor - 11th September 2016
Plus Olga has summarised the Pilning petition here
Parish Council have written to DfT here

Pilning (complete with footbridge at the moment) Pilning protests ramp up with the support of local residents - 20th August 2016

Pilning (complete with footbridge at the moment) Pilning further developments: Network Rail consultation on footbridge removal ran from April to May - 15th June 2016

Pilning Campaigners' concerns at rumours of station closure - 8th June 2016

Julie Boston Interview with Julie Boston, FOSBR co-founder - 20th May 2016

Class 230s Visit to Vivarail test facility to ride new Class 230 train - 16th May 2016

Severn Tunnel Engineering Leaflet from Network Rail with further details of diversions and bus replacement services due to engineering works in the Severn Tunnel - Monday 12th September to Friday 21st October 2016

UWE Feasibility Study St Annes Park 2012 Kerry McCarthy MP held a public meeting on 12th March 2016 to gauge support for St Anne's station which referenced the 2012 UWE student Feasibility Study [Note: NR subsequently commented that a local station on mainline would need east & westbound platforms rather than cross-over loop]

SCRP Progress Report 2016 Severnside Community Rail Partnership have released their 2016 progress report which contains results of the November 2015 passenger count.

Fry's Angels train (c/o Chris Austin) Meeting notes from FOSBR AGM with many thanks to our excellent speaker Chris Austin OBE, co-author of "Disconnected: Broken Links in Britain’s Rail Policy”
FOSBR Round-up 2015 *here*